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Wednesday 11 April 1928

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was Calvin Coolidge (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Ethel Skakel in Chicago and Henri Garcin. Laugh, Clown, Laugh, directed by Herbert Brenon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1928
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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?

Laugh, Clown, Laugh

Directed by: Herbert Brenon

Starring: Lon Chaney, Bernard Siegel, Loretta Young

Country: United States

Street Angel

Directed by: Frank Borzage

Starring: Janet Gaynor, Charles Farrell, Natalie Kingston

Country: United States

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Der Kaufmann von Venedig

Directed by: Peter Paul Felner

Starring: Werner Krauss, Henny Porten, Harry Liedtke

Country: United States

Speedy

Directed by: Ted Wilde

Starring: Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert Woodruff

Country: United States

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The Trail of '98

Directed by: Clarence Brown

Starring: Dolores del Rio, Ralph Forbes, Karl Dane

Country: United States

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 11 April 1928 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Stanislas
  • Juan Santamarfa Day, anniversary of his death in the Battle of Rivas (State holiday in Costa Rica).
  • Saint Godeberta
  • Saint Gemma of Lucca
  • The Feast Day of Martyr Antipas in the Greek Orthodox Church.
Famous Birthdays:
  • Ethel Skakel in Chicago: Illinois, USA; wife of Robert F. Kennedy.
  • Henri Garcin: Belgian film actor who has appeared in more than 100 films since 1956.
  • Michel Gagnion: French executive, General director of the French Federation of Soccer.
  • Ethel Kennedy: American news figure and the wife of Robert Kennedy.
  • Thomas Tycho: Australian musician, a famous virtuoso pianist, composer and arranger.
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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in April 1928?

  • Time: TIME Magazine Cover: Harry F. Sinclair -- Apr. 9, 1928
  • Science: Science vol. 67 issue 1736
  • Time: Head of the Bank America National Association

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Bridge of San Luis

By: Rey Thornton Wilder

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Swan Song

By: John Galsworth

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The Greene Murder Case

By: S. S. Van Dine

Philo Vance takes a hand when, in an evening, one daughter of the Greene family is shot to death and another one is wounded. The family comprises two sons and three daughters (the youngest, Ada, is adopted) under the rule ...

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Claire Ambler

By: Booth Tarkington

Garden City, New York published Fiction

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